Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 5/30/13
Steven Jackson was a staple in the St. Louis Rams' backfield for years. Jackson was an all-purpose back who could run, catch and block.However, Jackson was getting a little long in the tooth and did not want to see his role reduced with the team.So for now Jackson resides in the Atlanta backfield and leaves St. Louis in a struggle to find a replacement for his production. In steps Zac Stacy. The all-time rushing leader for Vanderbilt football, Stacy brings a smart and hard-nosed style to the team.His coaches rave about his vision and work ethic and how easily he will be able to grasp an NFL offense. Here are five reasons why he will thrive for the Rams' offense in 2013. 1. Revamped Offensive LineYou have to start up front if you want a good ground game and St. Louis has addressed that in spades over the past offseason. I know that people are down on Jake Long, but the guy can still be very productive if he stays healthy and is an elite talent at left tackle.Harvey Dahl was signed ov...
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